#Racial Discrimination

  • Article: Usher Calls on New York to End Cash Bail and Set an Example for the US
    AdvocacyCitizenship

    Usher Calls on New York to End Cash Bail and Set an Example for the US

    By Daniele Selby|Jan. 11, 2019

    On any given day, 16,000 people are in jail because they cannot afford to make bail. Read more

  • Article: Cardi B's Dedication to Speaking Out Against Inequality Is No Joke
    Girls & Women

    Cardi B's Dedication to Speaking Out Against Inequality Is No Joke

    By Leah Rodriguez|Sept. 26, 2018

    The unfiltered record-breaking artist always finds time to educate her fans. Read more

  • Article: Janet Jackson Has Fought for Social Justice — On and Off Stage — for Decades
    Girls & Women

    Janet Jackson Has Fought for Social Justice — On and Off Stage — for Decades

    By Daniele Selby|Sept. 13, 2018

    Jackson may seem to be a shy personality — but she’s never shied away from activism. Read more

  • Article: 'Crazy Rich Asians' Is a Huge Win for Representation — But It's Not the Full Story
    OpinionCitizenship

    'Crazy Rich Asians' Is a Huge Win for Representation — But It's Not the Full Story

    By Daniele Selby|Aug. 24, 2018

    Some have criticized the film's focus on wealthy Chinese Singaporeans. Here's what you should know. Read more

  • Article: Prisoners Across the US Are Going on Strike for These Important Reasons
    Citizenship

    Prisoners Across the US Are Going on Strike for These Important Reasons

    By Daniele Selby|Aug. 21, 2018

    The 19-day protest ends on the anniversary of the deadly Attica prison riot. Read more

  • Feature: These Moving Photos Show Life in Apartheid-Era South Africa
    FeatureCitizenship

    These Moving Photos Show Life in Apartheid-Era South Africa

    By Daniele Selby  and  Olivia Kestin|July 27, 2018

    The late David Goldblatt documented the racial dynamics of his home during apartheid rule. Read more

  • Article: 5 Things Trevor Noah Wants You to Know About Nelson Mandela
    Citizenship

    5 Things Trevor Noah Wants You to Know About Nelson Mandela

    By Daniele Selby|July 20, 2018

    Nelson was not actually his name. Read more

  • Article: Sandra Oh Is the First Asian Woman to Be Nominated for a Lead Actress Emmy
    Girls & Women

    Sandra Oh Is the First Asian Woman to Be Nominated for a Lead Actress Emmy

    By Daniele Selby|July 12, 2018

    Oh earned the nomination for her work as the main character in "Killing Eve." Read more